•Flexibility & Integration: Psion Teklogix is leveraging existing expansion modules from our first generation WORKABOUT PRO, which are fully compatible with the second generation, providing our customers and partners additional investment protection. The new WORKABOUT PRO supports a variety of field installable expansion modules including scanners, imagers,RFID modules, Wireless LAN (WLAN) Wireless WAN (WWAN) radios, and more. Psion Teklogix takes flexibility to the next level by offering a Hardware Developer’s Kit (HDK) that allows you to develop your own custom expansion modules to address your unique business needs.
Some recent developments include expansion modules that take fingerprints, read cattle ear tags, and scan passports. The WORKABOUT PRO can function as your data capture device and your cellular phone, allowing your mobile workers to call customers, upload route maps, and send data back to office headquarters – all with only one mobile device. A choice of Microsoft Embedded CE 5.0, or Windows Mobile 6 offers the ultimate in flexibility to meet the specific needs of your software solution.
•Ruggedness: The WORKABOUT PRO withstands 26 drops from five feet to polished concrete, and shock & vibration consistent with mounting in a truck or a forklift. It includes an IP65 rating, protecting it against dust and water sprayed from all directions.
•Ergonomics: The ease of use and portability of the WORKABOUT PRO combine to deliver exceptional ergonomics. Numeric and Full Alphanumeric keyboard layouts are available,with a standard backlight feature,enabling your workers to operate the device in dark basement areas or in vehicle cabs at night time. The full VGA color-touch display provides improved graphics capability, allowing your field workers to see finer details in maps or schematics in most lighting conditions, including direct sunlight.
The WORKABOUT PRO product line is built on the concept of providing an industrial tool that doesn’t need to be replaced or thrown away the minute new requirements emerge. Our customers operate in tough environments, with ever changing requirements and new technology always around the corner. The WORKABOUT PRO adapts quickly and easily to your evolving business needs.
The WORKABOUT PRO represents the most flexible yet rugged handheld computer. Its “do-it-yourself ” upgradeability makes it an ideal choice for customers in dynamic mobile markets.Due to its superior flexibility and durability, the WORKABOUT PRO has proven successful in a variety of market applications including Field Service, Courier / Delivery, Asset Tracking, Meter Reading, Ticketing, Retail, Livestock Tracking,Warehousing, and Manufacturing; and the list continues to grow.